Jonathan A. Foster

Associate

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  • JD, magna cum laude, The George Washington University Law School, 2014; articles editor, The George Washington Law Review
  • BA (English), Williams College, 2011

Qualifications

  • District of Columbia, 2016
  • Florida, 2014

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
  • Honorable Thomas C. Wheeler, U.S. Court of Federal Claims

Jonathan A. Foster

Associate

Jonathan Foster joined the litigation department as an associate in 2015. Prior to joining the firm, Jonathan was a law clerk for the Honorable Thomas C. Wheeler in the United States Court of Federal Claims in Washington, D.C.

At The George Washington University Law School, Jonathan was a member of the moot court and mock trial boards, and served as an articles editor for The George Washington Law Review. Jonathan graduated magna cum laude in 2014 and is a member of the Order of the Coif.

Experience

  • Representation of a biotechnology company in a joint DOJ and SEC investigation into allegations of off-label promotion, securities fraud, and other related issues.
  • Defense of two mutual fund advisers against claims of excessive fees, challenging the alleged differential between advisory and sub-advisory fees in the Western District of Washington and Central District of California, respectively.
  • Representation of a medical products manufacturer in securities fraud lawsuits and government investigations alleging fraudulent marketing practices and False Claims Act liability.
  • Representation of government contractor in internal investigation of potential security clearance violations.
  • Representation of private equity firm in response to a third-party civil subpoena related to fraudulent banking practices.
  • Conducted anti-corruption risk assessment in the private equity sector, resulting in the development and implementation of compliance programs and enhanced controls at the enterprise level.
  • Wollschlaeger v. Governor of Florida: Appellate representation of national medical organizations and Florida physicians in widely followed First Amendment challenge to Florida law that prevents doctors from speaking freely with patients about gun safety.
  • Service as pro bono counsel to a Vietnam veteran in his successful appeal before the U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims.
  • Service as pro bono counsel for an asylum seeker from Ukraine. 

Publications